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Will Canada soon be a global leader in the cannabis space?

On June 21, 2018, Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act (the “Act”) was granted Royal Assent, resulting in the official passing of the legislation for legalizing cannabis in Canada. The Act is expected to be in force as of October 17, … Continue reading

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Interview of Brian Tu, Digital Media Industry Leader

Today we welcome Brian Tu, a leader in the fast-paced and complex space formed at the intersection of technology, media and finance. Brian has worked with some of the most prominent—and interesting—media technology companies in Silicon Valley, helping them find … Continue reading

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Senate Minority Leader to introduce bill to deschedule marijuana

Vice News has this notable new story under the headline "Sen. Chuck Schumer to introduce bill to 'decriminalize' marijuana." Here are the details: In an exclusive interview with VICE News, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) confirmed he is putting his name … Continue reading

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announces plans for new hemp bill to remove plant from CSA

As reported in this new AP article, the "U.S. Senate’s top leader said Monday he wants to bring hemp production back into the mainstream by removing it from the controlled substances list that now associates it with its cousin — … Continue reading

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A Top Candidate for New York Fed’s Leader: San Francisco’s

The president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York is set to retire this year. One possible replacement is John Williams, who has led the San Francisco Fed since 2011. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts – … Continue reading

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